June 2020


British Athletics: “Lets Talk About Race”

Our sport is the most diverse sport globally, however British Athletics recognises as an organisation we don’t fully reflect the athletes who win our medals in a GB vest. This fact is being addressed in line with our Diversity Action Plan, to make change, but in light of the recent George Floyd tragedy, this is the time we need to engage with our athletics family and have a conversation about… Read More »British Athletics: “Lets Talk About Race”

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Cotswold Way virtual Challenge 2020

Unfortunately, this year there is no Cotswold Way Relay which is always a big event in Stroud & District Athletic Club’s year, so Jason Barry has suggested a virtual 2020 Cotswold Way Challenge as an alternative to foster our great club spirit. What do I have to do? Similar to our London Marathon weekend challenge. This time the Challenge is to get as many people in the club and their… Read More »Cotswold Way virtual Challenge 2020

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EA Guidance Update for Restricted Return to Activity – Step 2

England Athletics has updated its guidance from 1 June. Please follow the link to read the full details. https://www.englandathletics.org/athletics-and-running/news/guidance-update-step-2/ Our committee held an online meeting yesterday evening. Our training venue, Archway School, remains off-limits to us and in the light of this guidance we do not believe that the Club can safely offer a return to group activities at this time. We know that many members will be disappointed but… Read More »EA Guidance Update for Restricted Return to Activity – Step 2